Terrier locomotives

Collection by Nicola Jane • Last updated 7 weeks ago

Nicola Jane
Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Railway at Weston. by brizzle born and bred Bristol England, North Somerset, Weston Super Mare, Steam Railway, Southern Railways, Bristol City, British Rail, Old Trains, Train Engines

Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Railway

The Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Light Railway (WCPR) was conceived and built initially as a tramway to link the three small North Somerset coastal towns of Weston-super-Mare, Clevedon and Portishead in the 1880s. It was a standard gauge light railway which operated on a shoestring. It was 13.8 miles (22.2 km) long with 19 stations or halts most of which had a small shelter and no platform. The line ran through sparsly-populated and level countryside. Most of the locomotives and rolling…

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The long-gone but well remembered Hayling Billy prepares to leave Langstone Halt heading for Havant. Hms Warrior, Southern Trains, Portsmouth Harbour, Severn Valley, Model Village, Old Train Station, The Blitz, British Rail, Modern Pictures

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We continue today with some of the photographs from my colleague Bob Hind’s new book Portsmouth in Transition.